Sharon City School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Sharon City School District, serving 2,009 students.
  • Public school in Sharon City School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
  • The top ranked public schools in Sharon City School District are Sharon High School, West Hill Elementary School and Case Avenue Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameSharon City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.sharon.k12.pa.us
School District Phone Number(724)983-4000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools5 Schools2,983 Schools
# of Students2,009 Students1,706,797 Students
# of Teachers139 Teachers117,667 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Sharon City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 678 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sharon City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sharon City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sharon City   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.53
# of American Indian Students2 Students2,614 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students6 Students67,005 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students25 Students194,853 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# of Black Students457 Students248,002 Students
% Black Students
23%
15%
# of White Students1,281 Students1,125,750 Students
% White Students
64%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students1,445 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students235 Students67,004 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 7,804
# of Students in Kindergarten:161120,056
# of Students in 1st Grade:164125,788
# of Students in 2nd Grade:174125,923
# of Students in 3rd Grade:141129,062
# of Students in 4th Grade:163133,149
# of Students in 5th Grade:198133,868
# of Students in 6th Grade:170132,729
# of Students in 7th Grade:145132,160
# of Students in 8th Grade:158133,501
# of Students in 9th Grade:157139,320
# of Students in 10th Grade:119133,838
# of Students in 11th Grade:125130,426
# of Students in 12th Grade:134129,173
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,199 is higher than the state average of $13,163. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,015 is less than the state average of $12,903. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$30 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sharon City   School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Sharon City   School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,199$13,163
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sharon City   School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,015$12,903
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sharon City   School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Sharon City School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Case Avenue Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    36 Case Avenue
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724)983-4015

    Grades: K-6 | 553 students
  • Musser Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    500 Cedar Ave
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724)981-4381

    Grades: K-6 | 333 students
  • Sharon High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1129 E State St
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724)983-4031

    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
  • Sharon Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1129 E State St
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724)983-4030

    Grades: 7-8 | 303 students
  • West Hill Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 Ellsworth St
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724)981-4880

    Grades: K-6 | 285 students
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